Bishop T.D. Jakes has a new television show and it promises to show an entirely different side of the famous preacher. T.D. Jakes, founder of the 30,000-member Potter’s House in Dallas, is adding television host to his list of duties. The show is built around his book ‘Instinct.’Jakes  will use the book for telling stories […]

Faith leaders all over the country reflected this weekend on the fact that the Supreme Court ruled by a 5 to 4 vote that the constitution guarantees a right to same sex marriage in all states. Bishop TD Jakes informed worshipers at The Potter’s House in Dallas that he had been “bombarded” by various people […]

Oprah Winfrey taped her Lifeclass for her OWN Network. When she took the stage with Jakes she said, “You do it big here in Dallas.” The show on Fatherless in America airs Sunday, Sept. 9 at 8 p.m. on Oprah’s OWN Network. Megafest kicked off Thursday morning with megastar Oprah Winfrey, who taped two shows […]

Photo By: Mike Morgan The 2013 BET Honors red carpet was nothing short of a star studded occasion, but in my opinion the most exciting “star” to talk to was inspirational leader, director and overall great motivator T.D. Jakes. During the 2013 BET Honors T.D. Jakes was honored for his great accomplishments in the field of education. While on the […]

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T.D. Jakes visited Praise 103.9 and got emotional when asked a question about Trayvon Martin and getting justice for his death. Jakes explained why this case is bigger than Trayvon and what we all should take from this tragic loss. “Amongst all the children that are lost everyday, sometimes there is a catastrophic event that […]

In Bishop T.D. Jakes’ new book, Let It Go: Forgive So You Can Be Forgiven, he explores what he calls “the art of forgiveness,” in which he goes beyond the topical meaning of the word. Rather, he takes it apart, examines every facet of what it means to forgive and to be forgiven, offers examples […]

It appears the local churches are suffering from the bells and whistles of the mega-churches. T.D. Jakes, Eddie Long, Creflo Dollar, Charles Blake, and many others are a part of a trend towards Mega Churches. Many African American preachers look toward these churches as models of where they wish to be. But is a Mega […]

Jumpin The Broom is bound to bring discussions of wedding into the forefront once more. Do we think about all marriage entails. It's more than just the pretty big party. There is an old saying that when you marry someone you marry their family. Have we all considered that fact lately?